How to Create Your Own Palm Collection

How to Create Your Own Palm Collection


When: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 1:30 PM to Wednesday, February 25, 2015 3:30 PM

Fairchild aims to provide up-to-date, practical gardening information and techniques to visitors and volunteers. Fairchild’s Horticulture team has prepared a fantastic selection of classes for our volunteers to use in their home gardens, while working at Fairchild, or to share with Garden visitors.

Priority registration is given to volunteers working in horticulture, but classes are open to all volunteers. To register, please call 305.667.1651, ext. 3360 or email All classes will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Corbin A unless otherwise noted; classes may also take place outside in the Garden so wear a hat and comfortable shoes. 

Wednesday, February 25: How to Create Your Own Palm Collection

Fairchild’s Palm and Cycad Manager, Sara Edelman, will discuss how to build your own palm collection from the ground up, including planting locations and methods, and other considerations when creating your own collection. Class will include classroom lecture and Palmetum tour. Please note: Class limited to 20 people. (location: Corbin B)